Film Short, 'The Door' By Ava DuVernay For Miu Miu

This is interesting. The House of Miu Miu released a fifth installment of its The Women’s Tales series — a project of commissioned works from top female directors around the world — which also highlights key pieces from the Italian brand’s Spring 2013 clothing collection. The short features Gabrielle Union, Adepero Oduye, Emayatzy […]

Creating Global Opportunities When You Branch Out

Here’s a clip from the BBC about Martha Makuena, an African woman from the Congo who emigrated to Beijing more than a decade ago. She operates the city’s first official African hair salon – and  look who her clientele includes! What does it say about the appeal of black women when so many […]

Bargain Spring Picks To Update Your Wardrobe

If you’re currently slogging it through a snowy winter, here’s something to look forward to. Spring is a-coming!!  This very fine looking bag is a Christian Siriano for Payless black-and-tan two tone tote. See Women’s Logan Shopper for details. With its chic leather-look, it can be yours for a mere $27!

How Feminine! Drapey, Flowy, Pretty Frocks

Can I just say how much I’m loving Asos right now?! The following pieces are from their Curve collection. Personally, they look better than a lot of the selections made available for the “average-sized” shopper.

 

 

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Creme & Caramel

No, it’s not a dessert! I’m throwing out a few design ideas and color combos. Happy weekend!

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Favorite Blogs #7: Black Women Using Their Style, Charm & Resources For A Fashionable Life

We’re coming off a holiday weekend so I thought I’d share a fun post today. ENJOY!

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We’re going to put whatever previous, current or future nonsense that is sure to erupt across the Interwebs as those demonic idiots who try to malign, defame and belittle the intellect, dynamics, […]

AA Legacy Series Spotlight: Josephine Baker

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I wasn’t in any particular rush to write about Baker for my African-American (Women) Series Spotlight – not because I don’t think she’s fabulous – but because she’s already so famous. Then I saw this photo that Nichelle posted to Vintage Black Glamour via Vintage Beauties and literally swooned!

STYLE GAME: PROPER!

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Kerry Washington Covers November ELLE So Why The Crickets?

Last month’s ELLE that split the cover with several white actresses and Gabourey Sidibe got a lot of attention. Some of it was positive as many claimed it was empowering for black women to see Gabby on the cover. Some…ahem begged to differ and stated emphatically that not only did the choice […]